Wild plants in and around Shimane 島根とその周辺の野生植物


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Eclipta prostrata / Takasaburou タカサブロウ

Bloom time: August-September

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Species in the genus Eclipta:

Eclipta prostrata / Takasaburou


Eclipta prostrata / Takasaburou タカサブロウ

Eclipta prostrata, an annual of 20-70cm in height, grows in damp places on roadsides, especially those close to paddies. Stems and leaves have bristles and feel sandy. Leaves are alternate, 3-10cm long, 0.5-2.5cm wide, in the shape of a lanceolate. Flower heads measure approximately 1cm in diameter, with two rows of white ligulate flowers around them and green-white tubular ones in the center parts. Bloom time: August-September.




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